Accounts Administrator

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
Circa £16,500-£18,000 FTE
14 Sep 2018
24 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Accounts Administrator

14 Month Fixed Term Contract – Maternity Cover

Salary:   Circa £16,500-£18,000 FTE

Hours:   30 hours per week

Days:  4 days Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm

Closing Date:  24th September 2018

Interview Date: 11th October 2018

Douglas Macmillan Hospice is continuously striving to develop our commercial strategy to be at the cutting edge of the charity sector, as well as maintaining the hospice identity and profile within the communities we care for.  Our people make the difference to all we achieve, we have a great team and you could be part of this terrific organisation if you have the necessary experience and skills.

We are looking for a motivated individual to join our busy finance department.  The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a professional office/accounting environment; knowledge of basic bookkeeping or experience of purchase/sales ledger would be desirable but not essential.  Educated to GCSE Level and hold a NVQ Level 2 or other relevant qualification or equivalent experience

Your main responsibilities will be performing daily accounting tasks that will support our accounts team.  This will involve assisting the Purchase Ledger Officer with the purchase ledger function, sales ledger function for the DMH Group, contacting utility suppliers with meter readings.  Undertaking administrative tasks such as filing, typing, answering/making phone calls and handling mail. 

You will also be required to assist the two Accounts Officers as required; this could involve posting financial journals or assisting with the reconciling of bank accounts.  This is a varied role and requires someone who is self-motivated and has great attention to detail. 

To apply for this role, please visit our website.